Sunday, February 15, 2015

A Kickstarter project wants to make immersive virtual reality for groups [feedly]

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A Kickstarter project wants to make immersive virtual reality for groups
// The Verge - All Posts

A recently funded Kickstarter project wants to create technology that can beam virtual reality into an entire room. The project, called Immersis, plans to make virtual reality something that a group of people can experience all at the same time — without wearing anything on their faces.

The company behind the project, Catopsys, calls Immeris an "innovative, disruptive technology" and says it can change the social aspects of virtual reality. The projector, which Wired points out looks like a sinister Pixar lamp, can connect to your computer and beam any content in 180 degrees.

"An immersive, disruptive technology"

The technology can adapt an image to fit the size and shape of any room it's in, but Immersis users must first create...

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